India launches 3 satellites and an experimental
An Indian rocket launched three satellites and an experimental orbiting platform on Thursday
The four-stage, 145.7-foot-tall (44.4 meters) Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle
the clear blue sky in what was described as "a marvelous liftoff" by the mission commentator
The rocket's stages separated faultlessly as planned with payload separation commencing
the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) Shri S. Somanath, said in a post-launch speech
The PSLV carried three satellites on this mission, all of them from Singapore.
The PSLV also carried six payloads designed to conduct research in orbit